Arlington International Film Festival

Arlington International Film Festival
350 Massachusetts Ave * 167
Arlington, United States

Tel: 857 209 1122


Animation Art-house Asian Black Black Comedy Comedy Documentary Drama Experimental Foreign Language Gay and Lesbian Historical Independent Jewish Music Video Musical Short Student Women

Festival Overview

To foster an increased appreciation for all cultures by show-casing the real lives of people all over the world through independent films, and to nurture the next generation of talent filmmakers.


Fifth year


Best of Festival, Best Documentary, Best Feature Narrative, Best short Documentary, and Best short Narrative. Best Animation Best High School Filmmaker


Closed to the public

The Festival offers a unique opportunity for cross-cultural education by promoting understanding of the many cultures represented in our town and beyond. The Festival is a means for recognizing that such diversity enriches our community. We believe that our annual international film festival highlights core values and aspirations we share in common with our culturally diverse neighbors and with all members of the global human family.

Films will be screened as DVD in NTSC and/ or MP3, Mp4 format. If works are not in English, they must have English subtitles since all selected works will be shown in their original language.

There are no entry fees associated with this festival

Recent Festival News News
18th Dec 2014 2015 AIFF Poster Contest - Call for Artists’ Submissions  
18th Dec 2014 Reviews: UNORTHODOX  
18th Dec 2014 AIFF “Best of Festival”  
18th Dec 2014 AIFF “Best Narrative”  
27th Oct 2014 Review: BOTSO:THe Teacher from Tbilisi  
27th Oct 2014 Reviews: THE ROCKET  
28th Sep 2014 2014 Program  
28th Sep 2014 AIFF celebrating its 4th year of Cinematic Journeys Around the World  
28th Sep 2014 BOTSO is truly an inspirational film!  
15th Sep 2014 Honors the ‘Fine Arts’ With an Exhibit Featuring Artists From the Greate...  
15th Sep 2014 Ken Field, “one of Boston's most dedicated and versatile musicians” & Th...  
15th Sep 2014 AIFF - KICK-OFF  
12th Apr 2014 KIND HEARTED WOMAN  
12th Apr 2014 Wicked Pickers to Perform at 2014 AIFF Poster Contest Press Conference and Re...  
12th Apr 2014 AIFF Celebrates its Collaboration with Medford Arts Center and The Congregat...  
12th Apr 2014 AIFF Celebrates its Partnership with Medford Arts Center, Inc.  
12th Apr 2014 AIFF’s commitment to raising awareness and supporting action to protect ou...  
12th Apr 2014 2014 AIFF Students Call for Entries  
12th Apr 2014 2014 AIFF Poste Winnerr  
30th Mar 2013 3rd Annual Arlington Film Festival  
16th Dec 2012 High School Filmmakers  
16th Dec 2012 Wrap-up Festival 2012  
16th Dec 2012 Call for Submissions  
16th Dec 2012 2013 Poster Contest  
6th Feb 2012 2012 announcement?Reception  
31st Jan 2012 Poster winner  
31st Dec 2011 Arlington International Film Festival  
19th Dec 2011 Wrap-up Festival 2011  
Known festival contacts Contacts
April L Ranck
Executive Director
Alberto Guzman
Film Submissions Films
2014 AIFF Awards Films
2014, awarded prize
ELENA - Petra Costa, Director | Brazil | 2012
2014, screened
2014, submitted
Power to the Pedals
2014, submitted
AEarly Morning
2014, submitted
Best Documentary Short” NOT ANYMORE: A Story of Revolution
2014, submitted
“Best Narrative Short” The Man Who Fed His Shadow
2014, submitted
Best Narrative: The Forgotten Kingdom
2014, submitted
Best Documentary: BOTSO: The Teacher from Tbilisi
2014, submitted
2012, awarded prize
Racing the Rez
2012, awarded prize
ALL ME: The Life and Time of Winfred Remebert
2012, submitted